At least one person in Hollywood is a little bit happy about the timing of the WGA strike: Ben Silverman.
TV fans across the country have found a way to give hands-on support to striking writers. Launched late last week, Fans4Writers.com began as a splinter group of another fansite, the Joss…
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Twenty-eight Broadway houses went dark Saturday as striking stagehands picketed in front of theaters, and disappointed consumers found their Rialto plans abruptly scuttled.
The striking Writers Guild of America East has announced it will go to Wall Street on Tuesday. The guild noted that it's doing so because "media conglomerates keep boasting of their new media profits…
As the writers strike enters its second week, the level of hostility in Hollywood continues to grow.
It's too soon to tell how a prolonged writers strike might impact the Primetime Emmy Awards, the TV Academy said last week. But even if the season is cut short and no new episodes are produced beyond…
Was the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines on Saturday night a turning point for Barack Obama in Iowa? Or is the media looking too much to the past for the script? The event was akin to a straw…
Congress has moved one step closer to forcing universities to crack down on illegal downloading and filesharing by students.
NBC is mulling the idea of using substitute hosts to replace its latenight stars.
Hong Kong has gone Bat-crazy. Shooting began in the Asian city last week for "Batman: The Dark Knight," marking the first time the story takes place outside Gotham in the film franchise's history.
Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello — "a 19-year member of Musicians Local 37 in Hollywood and a SAG member" too — voices his support, via acoustic guitar, for the writers on Friday at the Fox…
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